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Post by UlteriorModem »

Since I haven't had clear skys in almost a month. I decided to play with some data.

Good ole M42. Decided to try PixInsight's photometric color calibration. It did a fine job! :D

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Post by STEVE333 »

Looks good to me.

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Post by Ken_nneth »

Yes it did, and so did you. Thanks for sharing.
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Post by Graeme1858 »

That is a good job Tom.

The M42 nebulosity is quality and the Running Man stands out well too.


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Post by Astrovetteman »

Boy Tom, I'm running out of even old data to reprocess!! Up here in Indiana I've had 1 clear night in 4 weeks (I think...time is just relative with all that's going on) and I'm stuck in the house with virtually NOTHING to do. I like that photometric color calibration really does a good job! Hopefully, the clouds will part and we can get some new positive thing.....I don't think I need to social distance from my telescope!!
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Post by chartram »


Thanks for posting this- will have to play with that tool some more. I assume they have updated since last time I tried it? For a long while, it seemed to make images very ‘rose’ colored... but this image of yours looks very nicely balanced.

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